Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:26:37 GMT

The Economist (blog)

The “casual learner” eraDigital music tools are reshaping music education
The Economist (blog)
ONE OF the biggest challenges to traditional music learning is the need for practice. Students must play scales, chords and patterns over and over in hopes of developing muscle memory; for many, it is a daunting and tedious task. Research has shown ...

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:00:02 GMT


How Destructo Has Bridged the Gap Between Hip-Hop and Dance Music
Last weekend, Parisian EDM superstar DJ Snake played the headlining set at Miami's Ultra Music Festival; the internet went ham when he brought Future on stage to rock his own mini-concert chock full of hits. While there's no word if Snake and Future ...

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:24:11 GMT

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah Talks Jazz as Protest Music, Trap Influence
For Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, the idea of music as political protest shouldn't be exclusive to the Trump era. "It doesn't matter who is seated in that office," he tells Rolling Stone. "It's still my job to challenge them." Indeed, the jazz-trained ...

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